Our Focus Areas

1. We focus on the AU

 Our work focuses on the African Union, it’s organs and institutions including the following:

  • The Heads of States and Governments Assembly
  • The Executive Council
  • The Permanent Representatives Council
  • The Peace and Security Council
  • The African Union Commission
  • The Pan African Parliament
  • The Economic Cultural and Social Council
  • The African Commission on Human and People’s Rights
  • The African Court on the Human and People’s Rights
  • The African Peer Review Mechanism
  • The African Union African Board on Corruption
  • The African Committee on the Rights and Welfare of the Child
  • The NEPAD Agency

 2. We focus on Coordinating Civil Society

a.) Strengthening and coordinating the capacity of CSOs for effective engagement with the AU, its organs and institutions.

b.) Thematically – we work with issue/them based organisations, networks and coalitions withihn the broad themes as identified by our members. These are:

                     i) Regional Integration

                    ii) Gender Equality and Women’s Rights

                   iii) Peace and Security

                  iv) Economic Justice

                   v) Democracy, Governance and Human Rights